Eugene R. Gonda 1935-2013

BOARDMAN – Eugene Richard Gonda, 77, passed away Saturday, April 27, 2013, at Shepherd of the Valley Care Center.

Born Aug. 3, 1935, in Portage, Pa., he was the son of Stephen and Mary Streber Gonda.

He served our country in the U.S. Army.

Eugene married Joyce E. Reid and together they had three children. Joyce died in January 2009. Eugene was a self-employed accountant, retiring in 2010. He was a member of the Youngstown Numismatic Club.

Survivors include his sons, Gene Gonda of Clermont, Fla., and Michael Gonda of Columbus; daughter, Stephanie (Paul) Sane of Poland; grandson, Mason Sane of Chicago; and brother, Thomas Gonda of North Carolina.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; sister, Josephine Vuletich; and brothers, Sylvester, Steve and Edward Gonda.

Family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday at the Lane Family Funeral Homes, Mineral Ridge Chapel. A memorial service will begin at 1 p.m. following receiving of guests.

Interment will take place in North Jackson Cemetery.

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